Cascadia Community College

18345 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011
Tel: (425)352-8000
2,806 students
Public institution
Cascadia’s approach to teaching is based on research showing how students really learn. It prepares you for active lifelong learning in a global context, whether your program is in a technical field, business, or the liberal arts. Working in small groups, you’ll develop the ability to communicate effectively, solve problems, make decisions, and interact with others with diverse viewpoints. As a Cascadia Community College student, you’ll attend classes on a beautiful campus, equipped with state-of the-art technology, that Cascadia shares with the University of Washington Bothell. You’ll also have access to the world-class University of Washington library system.
School Highlights
Cascadia Community College serves 2,806 students (53% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is higher than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Cascadia Community College is one of 13 community colleges within King County, WA.
The nearest community college is Lake Washington Institute of Technology (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Cascadia Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 69 staff
61 staff
Cascadia Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 2,806 has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 35:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 68% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,806 students 1,315 students
Cascadia Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 41:1
22:1
Cascadia Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,495 students
815 students
Cascadia Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,311 students
1,061 students
Cascadia Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Cascadia Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
8%
5%
Cascadia Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
9%
20%
Cascadia Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
15%
Cascadia Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
58%
49%
Cascadia Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
8%
3%
Cascadia Community College More (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
10%
6%
Cascadia Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
5%
1%
Cascadia Community College Non Resident (2006-2013)
Cascadia Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.64 0.70
Cascadia Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,793 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,982 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 190% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,793 $5,590
Cascadia Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,982 $10,086
Cascadia Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 39%
89%
Cascadia Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For King County, WA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,013 per year for in-state students and $7,601 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

King County, WA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.74, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in King County, WA is The Art Institute of Seattle. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.